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# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 30 Days in September: An Oral History of the Bank Guarantee 6 Years On

30 Days in September: An Oral History of the Bank Guarantee

What happened in the days and weeks leading up to the bank guarantee of 30 September 2008? TheJournal.ie presents an in-depth account from the people who were in the thick of it.

# irish-nationwide - Monday 23 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie These are the questions John Bruton wants the banking inquiry to answer Tell Me Whys

These are the questions John Bruton wants the banking inquiry to answer

Bruton wants the inquiry to focus on the reasons why the crisis wasn’t averted, not how it happened.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 9 May, 2014

400 former IBRC staff will miss out on improved redundancy package

Staff will miss out on a better package negotiated by the LRC last month.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 25 April, 2014

IBRC staff set for redundancy payments of up to €18,000

New payments plan will cover lower paid former workers at Anglo and Irish Nationwide.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The government has sold thousands of mortgage owners ‘down the river’ – Donnelly Arrears

The government has sold thousands of mortgage owners ‘down the river’ – Donnelly

Independent TD Stephen Donnelly accused the government of failing to take the welfare of “tens of thousands of men, women and children” into account when selling mortgage loans to US hedge funds.

# irish-nationwide - Monday 7 April, 2014

Independent review to scrutinise decision not to sue KPMG

Sinn Fein finance spokesman urges swift action to ensure statute of limitations not activated.

# irish-nationwide - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Relics of the boom: What now for the banking sector’s landmark real estate sites?

Some are becoming coffee house, others high-street fashion retailers…

# irish-nationwide - Saturday 11 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Anglo worried that the bank guarantee could make it liable if other banks failed Bank Guarantee

Anglo worried that the bank guarantee could make it liable if other banks failed

A letter from David Drumm to Brian Lenihan in October 2008 has been released in full to the Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty and is revealed in full for the first time.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 10 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Department of Finance has lost letters connected to the bank guarantee Bank Guarantee

The Department of Finance has lost letters connected to the bank guarantee

The disappearance of the original versions of two letters copied to finance minister Brian Lenihan has been uncovered by the Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty through Freedom of Information.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Two groups chosen by NAMA to manage Anglo’s loans

NAMA announced Certus and Pepper Asset Servicing/Serco as its preferred bidders for the portfolios.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 29 March, 2013

After four years and €64.1 billion, bank guarantee is finally scrapped

Ireland will still guarantee bonds issued by banks since 2010, but will no longer guarantee new bonds or high-level deposits.

# irish-nationwide - Sunday 3 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Extract: ‘The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony’ Read Me

Extract: ‘The Financial Regulator investigating what went wrong at Irish Nationwide is a unique piece of Irish irony’

Michael Fingleton’s autonomous powers in Irish Nationwide should have been picked up on by the Financial Regulator – why weren’t they? asks Tom Lyons and Richard Curran.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach quizzed on whether credit unions will lose millions in IBRC liquidation Leaders' Questions

Taoiseach quizzed on whether credit unions will lose millions in IBRC liquidation

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin said credit unions could lose up to €17 million in the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 10 things we learned from RTÉ’s Inside Irish Nationwide Irish Nationwide

10 things we learned from RTÉ’s Inside Irish Nationwide

Richard Curran and Tom Lyons have lifted the lid on the building society which has cost the taxpayer €5.4 billion with some pretty shocking revelations about Michael Fingleton and co…

# irish-nationwide - Thursday 7 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What happened last night? Why was IBRC liquidated? What happens now? Promissory Notes

Explainer: What happened last night? Why was IBRC liquidated? What happens now?

Why on earth were the Dáil and Seanad sitting until the small hours of this morning? This might help…

# irish-nationwide - Thursday 31 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Challenge to promissory notes dismissed, court says TD could bring case Promissory Notes

Challenge to promissory notes dismissed, court says TD could bring case

The Dublin businessman David Hall had taken a case against the State arguing that the issuing of the €31 billion promissory notes to the former Anglo Irish Bank is illegal as there was no Dáil vote.

# irish-nationwide - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Report: ECB rules out long-term bond to replace promissory note

Reuters cites ECB sources as saying the proposal was discussed this week – and ruled out as being illegal under EU treaties.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

EU approves six-month extension of Ireland’s bank guarantee

The approval is seen as routine and may be the last extension, with the possibility of a withdrawal early next year.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 26 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Executives of three guaranteed banks to face Oireachtas committee Finance Committee

Executives of three guaranteed banks to face Oireachtas committee

Representatives of IBRC, AIB and Bank of Ireland will all appear before the Finance committee next week.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Banks repay €3.3 billion in fees from State guarantee schemes

New figures show the seven banks covered by the State’s guarantees have returned €3.36 billion so far.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Infographic: How much have the Irish put into their banks?

As this image reveals, quite a bit.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The investigation of Seán FitzPatrick: a timeline of the story so far Seanie Fitz

The investigation of Seán FitzPatrick: a timeline of the story so far

Seán FitzPatrick has kept a low-profile in recent years but there are indications he could soon face charges in connection with alleged financial irregularities at Anglo Irish Bank. Here’s what’s been happening…

# irish-nationwide - Saturday 7 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael chair says Mahon could chair ‘anti-corruption commission’ Corruption

Fine Gael chair says Mahon could chair ‘anti-corruption commission’

Charlie Flanagan has called for the setting-up of an anti-corruption commission in the wake of the Mahon Tribunal findings.

# irish-nationwide - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Explainer: What’s reportedly being discussed in talks on Ireland’s bank debt?

RTÉ says Ireland’s banks could be given bonds by the EFSF, which could then be used to go to the ECB and get funds.

# irish-nationwide - Thursday 29 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Confirmed: Noonan announces deal on promissory notes Promissory Notes

Confirmed: Noonan announces deal on promissory notes

The government had been in negotiations for some time with the European Central Bank over the €3.1 billion note which was due to be paid by this Saturday.

# irish-nationwide - Monday 12 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil accuses Govt of putting debt deal in jeopardy IOUs

Fianna Fáil accuses Govt of putting debt deal in jeopardy

“All over the place” is how Michael McGrath described Fine Gael and Labour’s handling of the Anglo debt negotiations.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Senior Irish official says Ireland seeking wider deal to reduce debt burden

The Department of Finance however said it is too early to speculate on the outcome of ongoing discussions.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

Daily Fix: Wednesday

In today’s Fix: household charge campaign; health service ‘reduction’; and the best way to get onto a crowded bus…

# irish-nationwide - Saturday 21 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

From TheJournal.ie IMF calls on EU to support Ireland Support

IMF calls on EU to support Ireland

The IMF says Ireland has made “exceptional” efforts to meet its bailout targets – and urged the EU to give more assistance to the country concerning its banking debts.

# irish-nationwide - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Occupy Dame Street to hold protest against bondholder payout Anglo Irish Bank

Occupy Dame Street to hold protest against bondholder payout

Organisers of the Occupy Dame Street protests are to demonstrate against the repayment of an unsecured Anglo Irish Bank bond later today.

# irish-nationwide - Monday 31 October, 2011

Govt under pressure over Anglo bondholder payout

Tomorrow, the Government is due to sign off on a US$1 billion (€718 million) payout to unsecured Anglo Irish Bank bondholders.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Anglo Irish Bank… in the shredder Office Politics

Anglo Irish Bank… in the shredder

Bank staff are asked to get rid of all signs of the old name from their office space.

# irish-nationwide - Monday 3 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Column: Michael Fingleton’s expense claims are despicable – but they are tip of the iceberg Opinion

Column: Michael Fingleton’s expense claims are despicable – but they are tip of the iceberg

Former trader Nick Leeson laments the lack of real will to bring ex-Irish Nationwide chief Michael Fingleton to account but notes that the excesses of certain individuals are distracting us from the wider banking scandal.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 30 September, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Fingleton expenses “will infuriate” people, says Hannigan Expenses

Fingleton expenses “will infuriate” people, says Hannigan

Dominic Hannigan, the Labour Party TD, has said this highlights the need for increased powers for Oireachtas committees, which will be decided by referendum next month.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Noonan pushes for repayment of Fingleton’s Irish Nationwide bonus

The Minister for Finance has asked that the board of the newly formed IBRC continue to push for the return of €1 million paid to the former Irish Nationwide chief in 2009.

# irish-nationwide - Friday 26 August, 2011

Anglo Irish Bank reports half yearly losses of over €100 million

An improvement on last year, when interim losses were €8.2 billion, the worst in Irish corporate history.

# irish-nationwide - Thursday 18 August, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Anglo begins talks with unions on 130 job cuts Anglo

Anglo begins talks with unions on 130 job cuts

The bank said it hopes to encourage voluntary redundancies, but will lay off staff if targets are not met.

# irish-nationwide - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Exchequer runs €18.9bn deficit in first seven months – with banks to blame

Department of Finance figures show that the Exchequer would be €2bn better off than at last year, if not for the banks.

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